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Belyeu Name Meaning

most probably an altered form of Billeaud (compare Bilyeu, Bellew). Alternatively, perhaps, a variant of the habitational name Beaulieu. In the U.S. this is a southern name, concentrated in AL.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bilyeu, Bellew, Beller, Belger, Belter, Belden, Belke, Belzer, Belle

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Belyeu Family Origin

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Belyeu Family Occupations

What did your Belyeu ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Belyeu family was Running Dray. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Belyeu. The most common Belyeu occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Belyeu's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Running Dray

    25%

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Belyeu Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Belyeu. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Belyeu census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Belyeu. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Belyeu. For the veterans among your Belyeu ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Belyeu Life Expectancy

What is the average Belyeu lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Belyeu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Belyeu in 1957 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Belyeu ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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